Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.77 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.1"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 06.0"||994.85 mi||west||0° 11' 51.0"||13.57 mi||north||995.12 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 32.1"||857.83 mi||east||4° 47' 29.8"||329.24 mi||north||921.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Thu 2:00 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 4:00 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm||E|
|Port Louis||Thu 2:00 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 2:00 AM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||SSW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 1:00 AM||1839 km||1143 miles||993 nm||WNW|
|Moroni||Thu 1:00 AM||1903 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||WSW|
|Male||Thu 3:00 AM||1921 km||1194 miles||1037 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 1:00 AM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm||SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 1:00 AM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm||W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 3:30 AM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm||NE|
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